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Yukiko Nishioka Kami Last modified date:2019.06.25

Assistant Professor / Division of Maxillofacial Diagnostic and Surgical Sciences
Department of Dental Science
Faculty of Dental Science

Academic Degree
DDS, Ph.D.
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
Field of Specialization
Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
Research Interests
  • Diagnostic imaging  in compressed sensing of head and neck lesions
    keyword : MRI, Compressed sensing, head and neck lesions
  • Imaging findings of spindle cell carcinoma in the head and neck region
    keyword : Spindle cell carcinoma
  • Research of brain function for eating by DTT and ASL
    keyword : eating, brain function, DTT, ASL
  • 3D-PC MRA of lingual artery superimposed on the anatomical images
    keyword : MRI, PC, Lingual artery, Facial artery
  • Visualization of human taste pathway by Diffusion Tensor Tractography
    keyword : taste, MRI, DTT, ASL
  • Imaging findings of neurogenic tumors in the head and neck region
    keyword : schwannoma, neurofibroma, CT, MRI, US
  • fMRI studies on the human cortical segregation of taste
    keyword : taste, fMRI
Academic Activities
1. Yukiko Nishioka Kami, Misa Sumi, Yukinori Takagi, Miho Sasaki, Masataka Uetani, Taku Nakamura, Arterial Spin Labeling Imaging for the Parotid Glands of Patients with Sjögren's Syndrome, PLoS One, 10.1371/journal.pone.0150680. eCollection 2016., 2016.03.
2. Toru Chikui, Kitamoto Erina, Yukiko Nishioka Kami, Shintaro Kawano, Kouji Kobayashi, Kamitani Takeshi, Makoto Obara, Kazunori Yoshiura, Dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI of oral squamous cell carcinoma: A preliminary study of the correlations between quantitative parameters and the clinical stage, The British Journal of Radiology,, 2015.04.
3. Kami YN, Chikui T, Okamura K, Kubota Y, Oobu K, Yabuuchi H, Nakayama E, Hashimoto K, Yoshiura K, Imaging findings of neurogenic tumors in the head and neck region., Dentomaxillofacial Radiology, 41, 18-23, 2012.01.
4. Chikui T, Shiraishi T, Ichihara T, Kawazu T, Hatakenaka M, Kami Y, Yuasa K, Yoshiura K, Effect of clenching on T2 and the diffusion parameters of the masseter muscle., Acta Radiologica, 51(1), 58-63, 2010.02.
5. Kami YN, Goto TK, Tokumori K, Yoshiura T, Kobayashi K, Nakamura Y, Honda H, Ninomiya Y, Yoshiura K, The development of a novel automated taste stimulus delivery system for fMRI studies on the human cortical segregation of taste., Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 172, 48-53, 2008.04.
Membership in Academic Society
  • Japanese Orthodontic Society
  • Japanese Society for Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
  • The Japanese Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine